English Spelling Tips?

Answer English words can be tricky to spell even if you are a native speaker of the language. However, there are general rules you can use to aid in spelling. Most of the spellings of English words follo... Read More »

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Is hypothesised the correct spelling for UK English?

The American spelling is "hypothesized," while the UK spelling is "hypothesised." Many words that have a final "ze" in American English have a final "se" in UK English. There are many other spellin... Read More »

Differences in English & American Spelling?

Playwrights Oscar Wilde and George Bernard Shaw both made witty observations about the English language gap between the British and the Americans. Wilde claimed that, "The Americans are identical t... Read More »

Spelling Bee Games for the Scripps National Spelling Bee?

According to their website, the Scripps National Spelling Bee is "the nation's largest and longest-running educational promotion." Students who wish to compete at local and national levels are enco... Read More »

Tips on English Punctuation?

Punctuation, says Lynne Truss in her New York Times bestseller "Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation," is all about different kinds of interruption. Unfortunately, ma... Read More »